The Towns Must Step Up Environmental Review of Commercial Solar Projects in Suffolk County Because They Can’t Rely on LIPA to Do It
LIPA apparently believes, contrary to all evidence, that it need not comply with the State Environmental Quality Review Act (“SEQRA”) before it approves 20-year, fixed rated Power Purchase Agreements for commercial solar electrical generating facilities. One reason may be that it believes the State exempted it from environmental review in 2011 when the